35 Main Dish Casserole Recipes That Make Dinnertime So Easy
Put a Satisfying Dinner on the Table, All in One Dish!
Recipe: Meatloaf Casserole
This Southern take on classic Shepherd’s Pie includes a creamy mashed potato topping for a complete meal in one dish.
Recipe: Zucchini Lasagna
Meatless Monday doesn’t have to lack comfort. This summery lasagna recipe is filling and fresh.
Ham and Noodle Casserole
Recipe: Ham and Noodle Casserole
This is the perfect easy casserole to throw together with whatever you have on hand during busy weeks.
Recipe: Pizza Casserole
Pizza night just got a dose of Southern comfort with this kid-friendly casserole.
Skillet Pot Pie with Chicken and Spring Vegetables
This one-dish casserole has everything you crave about classic chicken pot pie in less time thanks to puff pastry.
Recipe: Smothered Enchiladas
With just 10 minutes of hands-on time, these creamy enchiladas are the quickest and easiest way to feed a hungry crowd.
Homestyle Ground Beef Casserole
Recipe: Homestyle Ground Beef Casserole
This super-cozy ground beef casserole can be made up to one month in advance and kept in the freezer for your busiest nights.
Chicken Casserole D'Iberville
Kentucky Hot Brown Casserole
Recipe: Kentucky Hot Brown Casserole
Kentucky’s favorite sandwich gets big-batch treatment with this casserole that uses tender, slow-cooked turkey.
Recipe: Pasta-Chicken-Broccoli Bake
This casserole recipe has everything we love about pasta salad in a cozy, warm dish.
French Onion Soup Casserole
King Ranch Chicken Casserole
Recipe: King Ranch Chicken Casserole
King Ranch Chicken truly reigns supreme when it comes to crowd-pleasing Southern casseroles.
Shrimp and Grits Casserole
Recipe: Shrimp and Grits Casserole
This big-batch version of classic shrimp and grits can be enjoyed from brunch to dinner.
Gnocchi Gratin with Ham and Peas
Recipe: Gnocchi Gratin with Ham and Peas
This simple gratin is a nice diversion from noodle-and rice-based casseroles.
Every Southern cook has an old-school poppyseed casserole recipe in his or her repertoire, and this one is one of our all-time best.
New Tuna Casserole
Recipe: New Tuna Casserole
Our updated version of Mama’s classic tuna-noodle casserole is lightened up on calories but not flavor.
Recipe: Chicken-Mushroom-Sage Casserole
There’s nothing we love more than a chicken casserole, but they get a weeknight-meal reputation. This pretty recipe is company-worthy for your easiest dinner party ever.
Sloppy Joe Casserole
Recipe: Sloppy Joe Casserole
Sloppy Joes are a guaranteed hit with the kids, but they’re, well, sloppy. This one-dish dinner solves the messiness issue without slacking in the kid-friendly department.
Skillet Enchiladas Suizas
Recipe: Skillet Enchiladas Suizas
No filling or rolling required! Our easiest enchilada recipe ever is a fun way to switch up your dinner routine.
Healthy Turkey Lasagna
Recipe: Healthy Turkey Lasagna
The kids will be excited it’s lasagna night, and they’ll have no idea this version is lightened up from traditional recipes.
Cheesy Chili Hash Brown Bake
Recipe: Cheesy Chili Hash Brown Bake
Hectic week? You can still get a homemade dinner on the table with this five-ingredient recipe.
Skillet Vegetable Pie with Goat Cheese
Recipe: Skillet Vegetable Pie
File this phyllo-crusted pie under “hearty and satisfying meatless meals.”
Tomato ‘n’ Beef Casserole With Polenta Crust
Ground beef is a foolproof staple for weeknight dinners, especially when baked into a cheesy casserole.
Creamy Chicken Alfredo Casserole
Recipe: Creamy Chicken Alfredo Casserole
Store-bought sauce and rotisserie chicken speed up this incredibly comforting casserole recipe.
Reunion Pea Casserole
Recipe: Reunion Pea Casserole
Tell the family to bring their appetites: This Mama-approved casserole is filled to the brim.
Recipe: Italian Casserole
This recipe from our November 1990 issue has been saving us at dinnertime for decades.
Cajun Shrimp Casserole
Recipe: Cajun Shrimp Casserole
This hearty seafood casserole is perfect for a cozy summer night in.
Chicken-and-Wild Rice Casserole
Recipe: Chicken-and-Wild Rice Casserole
If you don’t have a recipe for this Southern staple, go ahead and save this one.
Barbecue Mac and Cheese
Recipe: Barbecue Mac and Cheese
This super-Southern recipe combines two comfort food favorites—mac and cheese and barbecue.